|Acharya Umasvami's Tattvarthsutra - Vijay K. Jain (Ed.)|
The Tattvarthsutra is regarded as the most authoritative book on Jainism. A special feature of Acharya Umasvamiâs Tattvarthsutra is that it is the first Jaina scripture written in the Sanskrit language. The work is of great value for the beginner as well as for the learned. Its composition has great charm. Each Sutra is composed in least possible words and can easily be memorized. Many Jains recite these Sutras...
Keywords: Jainism; Right Faith; Right Knowledge; Right Conduct
|Acharya Amritchandra's Purushartha Siddhyupaya - Vijay K. Jain (Ed.)|
Shri Amritchandra Suri's Purushartha Siddhyupaya is a matchless Jaina text that deals with the conduct required of the householder (Shravaka). In no other text that deals with the conduct required of the householder we see the same treatment of complex matters such as the transcendental and the empirical points of view, cause and effect relationships, and injury and non-injury, maintaining throughout the spiritual slant...
Keywords: Jainism; non-injury; Pure Self; Self-realization; karma; Three Jewels